Sepp Blatter QUITS as FIFA president

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has resigned
FIFA President Sepp Blatter has resigned
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Sepp Blatter has said he will step down as FIFA president.

The 79-year-old Swiss has called an extraordinary congress “as soon as possible”, saying “a new president will be elected to follow me”.

Blatter has held the role for 17 years but has come under increasing pressure following recent revelations.

Blatter has said he will step down and has called an extraordinary congress.